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You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.  This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.

This is our Main Website.  These pages were created for viewing on a device with a bigger screen, such as a Notebook or desktop PC.

If you use a mobile device with a small screen, you can view a subset of these pages at our


Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone.  Evening access is via the door from the Peel Place Car Park.

Parking is available in Peel Place Car Park, next to the Libary, and accessed from either Britannia St or Richmond St.  This map shows Peel Place Car Park.

Visitors are most welcome.

Select Go to Meetings from the menu above for more information, and Coming Up to see our calendar of meeting topics and events.

Christine Clements ( talked of new features: Life Story, Facts and 
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Photos - Family History Open Day

View our gallery of photos and associated write-up for the Family History Open Day that was held on 22 August 2015.

Coming Up


Thursday 12 November 2015, 7.30pm

'Family History Research like a Professional' -
Suzanne Sutton-Cummings

Branch member Suzanne Sutton-Cummings will lead a teaching session with worked examples.

Thursday 19 November 2015, 10am

'Christmas photos and stories to share'

Bring your old Christmas photos and stories to share.  Christmas nibbles to follow.

Thursday 10 December 2015, 7.30pm


Genealogy Quiz then Christmas nibbles.
There will be a Christmas Raffle, too.

For more details see Meetings Coming Up.